Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

CheckPoint
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 113 206
Rank change year-on-year -54 +93 +36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 58 109 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.04% 2.11% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 4.62% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 26
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.89% +4.44%
10th Percentile £36,813 £31,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2279 2361 2631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.78% 45.70% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1425 1713
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Scotland

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Scotland.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Scotland

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Scotland

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -52 28 £60,000 +50.00%
Glasgow -24 14 £39,000 -8.24% 1
Dundee - 3 £43,500 -
Aberdeen - 2 £43,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
CheckPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (72.41%) Firewall
3 40 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (50.00%) Network Security
4 29 (50.00%) F5
5 28 (48.28%) LAN
6 26 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (44.83%) Data Centre
7 25 (43.10%) WAN
7 25 (43.10%) CCNP
8 24 (41.38%) VPN
9 22 (37.93%) CCIE
9 22 (37.93%) Network Design
10 21 (36.21%) BGP
11 19 (32.76%) Fortinet
11 19 (32.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (31.03%) OSPF
13 17 (29.31%) Wireless
13 17 (29.31%) ITIL
13 17 (29.31%) Linux
14 15 (25.86%) MPLS
15 14 (24.14%) Blue Coat
16 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (22.41%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
17 12 (20.69%) Puppet
17 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (20.69%) CyberArk
17 12 (20.69%) Varonis
17 12 (20.69%) Ansible

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (72.41%) Firewall
2 29 (50.00%) Network Security
3 28 (48.28%) LAN
4 26 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (43.10%) WAN
6 24 (41.38%) VPN
7 21 (36.21%) BGP
8 19 (32.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (31.03%) OSPF
10 17 (29.31%) Wireless
11 15 (25.86%) MPLS
12 12 (20.69%) Cisco IPT
12 12 (20.69%) IP Telephony
13 9 (15.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (13.79%) BIG-IP
14 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
14 8 (13.79%) TCP/IP
15 6 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (10.34%) DHCP
15 6 (10.34%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Retail Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Back Office
5 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (24.14%) Architect
3 14 (24.14%) Network Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Design Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Network Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Design Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Security Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) Data Centre
2 12 (20.69%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) Ubuntu
3 9 (15.52%) Windows
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Network Design
2 17 (29.31%) ITIL
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (20.69%) Network Segmentation
4 12 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (20.69%) Scrum
4 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (20.69%) TOGAF
4 12 (20.69%) Translating Business Requirements
4 12 (20.69%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (18.97%) Asset Management
5 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 3 (5.17%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.17%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.17%) Time Management
7 3 (5.17%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (43.10%) CCNP
3 22 (37.93%) CCIE
4 12 (20.69%) CISSP
5 6 (10.34%) CCNA
6 4 (6.90%) CCDP
7 3 (5.17%) CCSA
7 3 (5.17%) CCSE
8 2 (3.45%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (1.72%) Degree
9 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Ansible
1 12 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (20.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (50.00%) F5
3 19 (32.76%) Fortinet
4 14 (24.14%) Blue Coat
5 12 (20.69%) CyberArk
5 12 (20.69%) Red Hat
5 12 (20.69%) Varonis
6 11 (18.97%) Charles River
7 7 (12.07%) VMware
8 6 (10.34%) Dell
8 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.62%) McAfee
10 3 (5.17%) IBM
10 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.45%) Brocade
11 2 (3.45%) Citrix
11 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.72%) Avaya
12 1 (1.72%) BT
12 1 (1.72%) Juniper